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Here comes McBride

Here comes McBride

SOUTH East business owner and grazier Nick McBride has been appointed as the new Liberal candidate to contest the seat of MacKillop in the coming ...

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Recreational diver rescued near Cape Jaffa

Recreational diver rescued near Cape Jaffa

A RECREATIONAL diver was rescued after spending two hours adrift in the water off Cape Jaffa on Sunday afternoon. The alarm was raised about 12.15pm after ...

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Break-ins spark business anger

Break-ins spark business anger

A TIP jar containing around $5 was the sole booty taken from Sharkey’s At The Millicent Lake overnight on Sunday. Sharkey’s, the Millicent Pony Club and ...

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Medical trainees arrive

Medical trainees arrive

A PASSION for medicine has brought two trainee doctors to the Medial Clinic Millicent for a year of practical experience. Lara Clegg and Sara Attard already ...

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Vehicle rollover

Vehicle rollover

A LOCAL man was airlifted to Adelaide in a life-threatening condition after his utility rolled over at German Flat, near Tantanoola, on Tuesday afternoon. At press ...

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Allan takes on nation’s best

TALENTED footballer Sarah Allan has completed a meteoric rise from learning how to drop punt as a five year old to taking out a thrilling win in the inaugural AFL Women’s (AFLW) competition. In the second historic match, the Adelaide … Continue reading

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Preselection nears

THE seven candidates for Liberal Party preselection for the local seat of MacKillop are set to address party members at a closed forum in Millicent on February 22. The Millicent branch of the Liberal Party has issued invitations to aspiring … Continue reading

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Rider injured in sand dunes

A MOTORCYCLIST was injured after falling from his bike in the sand hills at Canunda National Park on Saturday. The 18-year-old Victorian man fell in the park near the former council rubbish dump, west of Millicent. Help was sought at … Continue reading

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Casual day helps ‘firies’

STUDENTS at Millicent North Primary School exchanged navy and gold uniforms for shades of red, yellow and white at the school’s annual Fire Friday casual day. From Reception students through to the senior school, students donned warm colours last week … Continue reading

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Millicent youngster to help grant wishes

A BRAVE seven-year-old is on a mission to provide comfort for children battling life-threatening illnesses by shaving his head for charity. Millicent’s Joseph Renehan will brave the shave this weekend to raise funds for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which grants wishes … Continue reading

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Governor tours South East sites

THE Governor of South Australia toured three commercial sites in the Tantanoola region yesterday in the company of senior Wattle Range Council personnel. Hieu Van Le (AC) and his wife Lan Le inspected the Blue Lake Dairy Company’s milk powder … Continue reading

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Country school drives new tech

A SOUTH East primary school has received a $100,000 grant after being selected as one of five science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) lead schools in the state. Mount Burr Primary School will spearhead learning in STEM subjects by working … Continue reading

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Missing teen found

A TANTANOOLA teenager who was reported missing on Tuesday has been found safe and well after an extensive search by volunteers and members of the public. Connor Wilson, 17, was reported missing after he went for a ride on his … Continue reading

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